OPENING IN 2018
The Florida Insurance Fraud Education Committee (FIFEC) is currently seeking presentations for the 26th Annual Joint DIF/SIU Conference in Orlando, Florida June 6-8, 2018 on the following workshop topics:
5 hour Law & Ethics Update
FIFEC is extending an invitation for qualified speakers to offer the Florida 5-620 5-Hour Law & Ethics Update Course during the 2018 conference. To accommodate this offering into the FIFEC conference schedule, the course would be presented over three 100-minute class sessions of which 250 minutes of instruction should meet Florida’s 5-hour class requirements, with the remaining 50 minutes devoted to any other topic selected by the speaker.
For details, please click this link: 5-620 Law & Ethics Update Class
FIFEC is proud of its tradition of offering the very best in insurance fraud education and training from our outstanding speakers and we welcome your proposal. Please consider sharing your knowledge and expertise with the insurance fraud investigative field.
Arson, Vehicle & Structure Fire Investigations
Property Claim Investigations
Public Adjuster Fraud
Evaluation of Low Impact Accidents
Social Media Investigations & Issues
Statements and EUO's
Marine Theft Investigations
Statutory & Case Law Updates
Metal Theft Investigations
Organized Crime Rings
Traffic Accident Reconstruction
Pertinent Legal Matters
Vehicle Theft, Locking and Security Systems
Workers' Compensation Fraud
PIP/Medical Billing Fraud
Deadline Friday December 22nd, 2017!
Who Should Submit?
We are interested in hearing from professionals in the insurance fraud prevention, detection, investigation and prosecution disciplines. Working collectively to share and learn is the key to winning the fight against insurance fraud.
Florida Approved Instructor Requirements:
The Florida Department of Insurance has updated their requirements to qualify courses and instructors for continuing education credits. The Florida Insurance Fraud Education Committee will ask all applicants seeking to present at the FIFEC Conference to certify that they are a registered with the FL Bureau of Licensing as an instructor.
• Applying to become an approved registered instructor, please visit for detailed instructions:
• Already a registered instructor: Click on the link above and follow the steps. Your approved status will display. Please print the page and convert it to a PDF copy to submit with your presentation proposal.
Florida Department of Financial Services Bureau of Licensing 69B-228.060 Continuing Education Instructor Requirements: Every presentation must have at least one presenter who meets all of these criteria:
Providers shall maintain as a part of the providers’ records a written statement from each instructor certifying that the instructor is qualified as an instructor, the basis for qualification, and that the instructor shall comply with all course requirements as outlined in this rule chapter.
Guest Lecturers: Providers may use guest lecturers only in conjunction with seminar courses and when at least one qualified instructor is also present.
Courses Qualifying for Approval
The following courses shall qualify for approval:
1. Courses that are part of a national designation program named in the continuing education law, Section 626.2815, F.S., or
2. Any insurance-related course as referenced in subsection 626.2815(3), F.S.;
3. Courses with significant intellectual or practical content to enhance the insurance knowledge, understanding, ethics, or professional competence of the licensee;
4. Courses that promote an increase in technical knowledge of insurance principles, coverages, laws or regulations utilizing the most recent policy forms and laws.
Courses Not Qualifying for Approval - Courses that focus on the following topics will not be approved:
Preparing students for license examination
General accounting, goal setting
Computer use, or computer software application use
Other general business skills
Sales, marketing or communication.
Time or stress management
Promotion or Marketing of vendor product or services
Unauthorized copyrighted material
Insurer internal organizational policies & procedures.
The Primary presenter will provide the following supporting documents after completing FIFEC’s Call for Presentation Form:
Co-Presenters will provide these supporting documents after completing FIFEC’s Co-Presenters Form:
FIFEC receives more proposals than we are able to schedule due to space, time and budgetary constraints. This does not reflect at all on the presentation or potential speakers. FIFEC appreciates the generous support and willingness to participate in our conference. FIFEC reserves the right to accept or decline any potential applicant, attendee, speaker, exhibitor and/or sponsor at our discretion.
MAIN PRESENTERS ACCESS YOUR CALL FOR PRESENTATION FORM HERE
CO-PRESENTERS ACCESS YOUR CO-PRESENTER FORM HERE
I submitted a proposal. Now what?
We will confirm the receipt of your proposal via e-mail. The FIFEC Speaker's committee will contact you to discuss further details if it determines that your presentation is a good fit for the 26th Annual conference.
For more information or to be added to the Call for Presentations e-mail announcements list, please e-mail us at speakers@FIFEC.org and add this e-mail to your safe senders list.
Allstate Insurance Company, P. O. Box 228297, Doral, FL 33222
305-726-1362 Business Cell
Dept. of Financial Services, Fraud Division, 200 E. Gaines St., Tallahassee, FL 32399
National General Insurance, P O Box 1623, Winston-Salem, NC 27102-1623
Report Insurance Fraud HERE
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